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Roller Coasters that Don’t Do Everything

Ever since the rise of roller coasters in the early twentieth century, designers have worked to create rides that are taller, faster, and more intense than their predecessors. Rides today can climb over four hundred feet into the sky, turn riders upside-down fourteen...

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Online Video Tips

The 5MadMovieMakers channel has been running for nearly seven years and has almost hit one hundred thousand subscribers on YouTube. Fifteen 5MMM videos have accumulated at least one million views. While these stats don’t put the channel at the top of the list, the...

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What’s the Best Kind of Toy?

Last year I watched a short film entitled “Toccata for Toy Trains” which was made by the Eames family in the 1960s.  The colorful film shows the journey of a toy train from city to city.  The fun aspect of the film is in the use of cute three-dimensional objects.  It...

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New website!

Hello and welcome to the new 5 Mad Movie Makers website!  Stay tuned to this blog page for more news, opinions and behind-the-scenes.  Since most of my videos don't feature a whole lot of talking, this page will be the place to make up for that. I hope you enjoy the...

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